Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Architect was £69,000 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Architect
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 47 33
Rank change year-on-year +2 -14 +33
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 37 44 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.03% 4.47% 7.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.21% 4.76% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 32 48 57
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £69,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.43% -8.70% -8.00%
10th Percentile £48,050 £46,250 £49,681
90th Percentile £86,875 £80,000 £80,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £64,007 £51,250 £57,500
% change year-on-year +24.89% -10.87% -11.54%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne with a recognized job title 710 925 798
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.60% 94.00% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 612 774 679
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £38,959 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.60% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £58,350
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £39,513 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.22% +6.67% +7.14%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings that featured Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Newcastle upon Tyne

Architect
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Salary trend for Architect in Newcastle upon Tyne

Architect
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Newcastle upon Tyne

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 25 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (56.76%) TOGAF
3 17 (45.95%) Business Analysis
3 17 (45.95%) Case Management
4 16 (43.24%) Jenkins
4 16 (43.24%) Selenium
4 16 (43.24%) Test Automation
4 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
5 15 (40.54%) Documentum
5 15 (40.54%) Middleware
5 15 (40.54%) Puppet
5 15 (40.54%) Build Automation
5 15 (40.54%) Pega
5 15 (40.54%) Enterprise Architecture
6 14 (37.84%) GitHub
6 14 (37.84%) Git (software)
6 14 (37.84%) ZABBIX
7 13 (35.14%) Oracle
8 12 (32.43%) SOAP
8 12 (32.43%) Web Services
8 12 (32.43%) SOA
8 12 (32.43%) Tomcat
8 12 (32.43%) EMC
8 12 (32.43%) Quality Management
8 12 (32.43%) Risk Management
8 12 (32.43%) Validation
8 12 (32.43%) Data Management
8 12 (32.43%) SLA
8 12 (32.43%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 12 (32.43%) Root Cause Analysis

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (40.54%) Documentum
2 12 (32.43%) Tomcat
3 11 (29.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (29.73%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.70%) Apache
4 1 (2.70%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 14 (37.84%) GitHub
2 3 (8.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) SMS
2 1 (2.70%) DNS
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) Network Security
2 1 (2.70%) VLAN
2 1 (2.70%) VPN
2 1 (2.70%) Wireless
2 1 (2.70%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) Oracle Reports
1 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.41%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.41%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.70%) Big Data
4 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.70%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (2.70%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 16 (43.24%) Jenkins
1 16 (43.24%) Selenium
2 14 (37.84%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.70%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.70%) JUnit
3 1 (2.70%) Maven
3 1 (2.70%) Protractor
3 1 (2.70%) Ranorex
3 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
4 1 (2.70%) Back Office
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (40.54%) Middleware
2 12 (32.43%) REST
2 12 (32.43%) SOAP
2 12 (32.43%) Web Services
3 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
4 2 (5.41%) .NET
4 2 (5.41%) Django
4 2 (5.41%) Play Framework
4 2 (5.41%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.70%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) User Experience
4 2 (5.41%) Fintech
4 2 (5.41%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.70%) CESG
5 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.70%) FMCG
5 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
1 1 (2.70%) Unix
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (56.76%) TOGAF
3 17 (45.95%) Business Analysis
3 17 (45.95%) Case Management
4 16 (43.24%) Test Automation
5 15 (40.54%) Build Automation
5 15 (40.54%) Enterprise Architecture
6 12 (32.43%) BPEL
6 12 (32.43%) BPMN
6 12 (32.43%) Data Management
6 12 (32.43%) DevOps
6 12 (32.43%) Document Management
6 12 (32.43%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 12 (32.43%) QMS
6 12 (32.43%) Quality Management
6 12 (32.43%) Risk Management
6 12 (32.43%) Root Cause Analysis
6 12 (32.43%) SOA
6 12 (32.43%) Validation
7 6 (16.22%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) Java
2 3 (8.11%) Scala
3 2 (5.41%) C
3 2 (5.41%) C#
3 2 (5.41%) Ruby
4 1 (2.70%) Groovy
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.92%) Degree
3 3 (8.11%) CESG Certified Professional
3 3 (8.11%) CISSP
4 2 (5.41%) CISMP
5 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.70%) CISM
5 1 (2.70%) CITP
5 1 (2.70%) IISP
5 1 (2.70%) ISEB
5 1 (2.70%) ISSAP
5 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.70%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (32.43%) Disclosure Scotland
1 12 (32.43%) SLA
2 2 (5.41%) GDPR
3 1 (2.70%) COBIT
3 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Systems Management
1 15 (40.54%) Puppet
2 14 (37.84%) ZABBIX
3 1 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 15 (40.54%) Pega
3 13 (35.14%) Oracle
4 12 (32.43%) EMC
5 1 (2.70%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (2.70%) SAP